BCCI Asks English Board To Reschedule Tests With Eye On IPL Window | Cricket Newsnewstolive - May 20, 2021 33 0 COMMENTS
The Board of Cricket Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has written to their English counterparts asking for the Test collection between India and England to be rescheduled to start out every week sooner than deliberate with an eye fixed on making a window for the rest of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 season. The BCCI desires the 5 match Test collection within the UK to start every week earlier than the unique date for the primary Test — August 4. The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) is but to answer the BCCI request.
The BCCI desires the ultimate Test to finish by September 7 so a window may be created earlier than the T20 World Cup in October-November for the IPL 2021 to complete.
The ultimate Test is presently scheduled to complete on September 14.
The IPL season was suspended with a collection of COVID-19 instances within the match bio-bubble.
Twenty 9 matches had been performed earlier than the match was halted abruptly, the season simply over the half-way mark of the league stage.
The IPL may be moved to the UAE, however the UK can be an choice, with a bunch of county golf equipment providing to host the marquee T20 match.
India are set to play six Tests within the UK.
Their tour will start with the World Test Championship ultimate, which will get underway on June 18.
The five-match Test collection towards England will observe, with Tests to be held at Trent Bridge, Lord’s, Headingley, Oval and Old Trafford.
The Indian contingent will quarantine in Mumbai earlier than travelling to the UK.
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